Category Archives: lemon

Homemade Spaghetti with Mussels, Leeks, Fennel and Lemon

It has taken me a long time to break down some of my biases. I will not lie: I am quick to judge. So when I first tasted fennel, I spit it out and did not look back for a … Continue reading

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Lemon-Rosemary Focaccia: A Love Story

It came to my realization that while I share a lot of my personal life on this blog in the context of eating and traveling–I don’t talk much about my life outside of my two favorite hobbies (it does exist!). … Continue reading

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Lemon-Oregano Grilled Jumbo Shrimp

Last week hit me like a ton of bricks. From an overwhelmingly busy work week to dealing with the sudden take-down of Musical Pairings, it was a good thing I could at least look forward to having two days off. … Continue reading

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Brussels Sprouts and Bacon: And Another

Brussels sprouts must be hot these days. I’m seeing recipes galore. Megan from A Sweet Spoonful wrote about them yesterday. Eat Make Read and Pithy and Cleaver try their takes on David Chang’s twist. Mark Bittman gives us bacon and … Continue reading

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Ricotta Pancakes for Your Rainy (or Snowy) Morning

It was rather convenient of the rain to come, finally. I wouldn’t normally say this, but this past (long) weekend seemed like a particularly good one for cuddling up on my couch, cooking up a storm in my cozy apartment, … Continue reading

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Big Weekend; Small Cookie (or Two)

I’ve been looking forward to this past weekend for months. You see, December is my favorite time these days, when all of my high school and Bay Area-based college friends stream back into town, my parents’ home feels like my … Continue reading

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